Data Visualization Engineer

Point72 New York , NY 10007

Posted 3 months ago

What you'll do

Our Data Visualization Engineers bring big data to life for our investment teams. In order to make informed investing decisions based on data signals, our portfolio managers and analysts need to understand the complete story the data is telling, including the underlying biases and assumptions - you will help tell these stories through visualizations and interactive tools. In this role, you will:

  • Partner with portfolio managers and data scientists in a product manager-esque role to understand the potential business value of data sets, the most relevant presentation of the data, and the interactions required to explore the meaning behind the data

  • Design visualizations and interactive user interfaces in Tableau and potentially other visualization technologies to present complex data in an easily digestible format

  • Work with data engineers to tackle technical challenges associated with building fast and interactive visualizations on very large datasets

  • Maintain best in class infrastructure through evaluations and proof of concepts with cutting-edge of visualization technology and frameworks

  • Take on a number of new product initiatives as an individual contributor that have the potential to grow into more sizable engineering efforts in the future

What's required

We want you to join us if you have extensive experience or demonstrated interest in big data visualization. Other requirements include:

  • Commitment to the highest ethical standards

  • Experience building user interfaces and visualizations that convey information through creative visual products for audiences with varying degrees of technical sophistication

  • Strong Tableau Desktop and Server experience

  • Strong database schema design and SQL query optimization experience

  • Experience collaborating with cross functional partners and users while working in an Agile development environment

  • AngularJS, D3.js, HTML/CSS, Javascript, Python development experience is a plus

We take care of our people

We invest in our people, their careers, their health, and their well-being. We want you to concentrate on success and leave the rest to us. When you work here, we provide:

  • Fully-paid health care benefits

  • Generous parental and family leave policies

  • Mental and physical wellness programs

  • Tuition assistance

  • A 401(k) savings program with an employer match and more

About Point72

Point72 Asset Management is a global firm led by Steven Cohen that invests in multiple asset classes and strategies worldwide. Resting on more than a quarter-century of investing experience, we seek to be the industry's premier asset manager through delivering superior risk-adjusted returns, adhering to the highest ethical standards, and offering the greatest opportunities to the industry's brightest talent. We're inventing the future of finance by revolutionizing how we develop our people and how we use data to shape our thinking.


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